Two teens arrested in West Hampstead in connection with Westminster murder investigation.

Pictures show a male being arrested on Broomsleigh Street on Tuesday morning Picture: @leocodron

Pictures show a male being arrested on Broomsleigh Street on Tuesday morning Picture: @leocodron - Credit: Archant

Two men have been arrested in West Hampstead on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing in Westminster.

The scene today remains cordoned off Picture: Sophie Penney

The scene today remains cordoned off Picture: Sophie Penney - Credit: Archant

An 18-year-old and 17-year-old were arrested last night on Broomsleigh Street.

A 28-year-old man was stabbed shortly before midnight on St Mary’s Terrace near Little Venice close to the A40. He was taken to hospital but pronounced dead shortly before 1am. Next of kin are aware and formal identification is still to take place.

Residents in West Hampstead reported a large police presence at around 2am on Broomsleigh Street and the road remains corndoned off.

Any witnesses or anyone with information that may assist the investigation should call the incident room on 020 8721 4054.